Dermatopathology is the study of cutaneous diseases. It is characterized by lesions and the alterations of the skin. It involves studying the causes of skin, hair and nail disorders at the cellular level. Dermatopathology cases may include Melanoma, immunologic, infectious, pediatric diseases and other skin disorders. Dermatopathology is a subspecialty of dermatology and surgical pathology. It studies all the cutaneous lesions. Some lesions are due to inflammation of the skin, some are malformations, and some are tumors. There are certain tests that fall under the category of dermatopathology, they are, Immunofluorescence, Immunohistochemistry, Electron microscopy, Flow cytometry, and Molecular-pathologic analysis.
- Track 1-1 Common inflammatory skin diseases
- Track 2-2 Dermo-epidermal junction
- Track 3-3 Sweat Gland Carcinoma
- Track 4-4 Melanoma